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An application to accompany you in your training?

19 March 2019

Yes! You are registered for the Scotiabank Charity Challenge and wondering how to prepare for your challenge? To help you get ready on D-Day, Parkinson Québec offers you 3 free running apps.

 

MiCoach: designed by Adidas, the MiCoach app is perfect if you start practicing. Easy to use thanks to its intuitive interface, this application develops for you a training plan adapted to your shape and your objectives. During your trainings, a vocal coaching also offers you tips to help you optimize your efforts and progress towards your goals.

 

STRAVA: Highly used by runners and…

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Running a 5K with Parkinson Québec

18 March 2019

Are you starting the 5K for Parkinson Québec at the Scotiabank Charity Challenge? Do you need advice to prepare for this great challenge?

Parkinson Québec unveils its 5 tips to approach this experience with complete peace of mind.

 

  1. Starting on the right foot

Starting the race without having the right equipment will certainly prevent you from taking full advantage of your race and increase the risk of injury. So even if it seems obvious, your running shoes must first and foremost be comfortable. To choose them well, take into account the type of path you will practice, your training frequency, but…

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Parkinson Québec Member’s Annual Assembly

1 March 2019

As a member, you are convened to the Annual Meeting of Parkinson Québec. The event will be followed by a cocktail.

Date: Thursday, March 28th, 2019
Time: 6:00 pm (the event will be followed by a cocktail)
Address: Deloitte, 1190, av. des Canadiens-de-Montréal, 4e étage, Montréal, H3B 0M7

Agenda:

  1. Overture
  2. Quorum’s acknowledgment
  3. Adoption of the agenda
  4. Adoption of the minutes of the 2018 March 29th Annual Assembly
  5. Presentation and reception of 2018 Annual activity report
  6. Presentation and reception of the 2018 audited Financial statements
  7. Question period
  8. Auditor’s Appointment for 2019 financial year
  9. Appointment of the Election’s President
  10. Election of directors
  11. What will 2019 hold for us

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Rise for another challenge!

On August 24th, 2019, for the 9th consecutive year, Parkinson Québec invites you to its “Défi Vélo”, a sporting and unifying fundraiser event that helps support the 100,000 people touched by Parkinson’s disease. The renewed involvement of everyone, participants and volunteers alike, makes this event a success year after year. That’s why we are already working on the event’s organization and we are looking for people who want to lend a helping hand with a few hours to spare.

 

Do you have any interest in event organization? Come and support the team and learn more about the behind the scenes of our…

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An evening dedicated to research: 4th Annual Parkinson’s Awareness Symposium

Now in its 4th edition, the Annual Parkinson’s Awareness Symposium will be held on March 27th at the Montreal Neurological Institute. This research symposium is the perfect opportunity to learn more about experimental research, clinical studies and the reality of someone living with Parkinson’s disease. Therefore, 3 speakers from different backgrounds will present and discuss with the participants. This year, as a novelty, graduate students will be invited to present the results of their research.

 

For more information and to register, visit the Facebook page of the event:

https://www.facebook.com/events/2056978214599594/

About McGill Students for Parkinson’s

 

The McGill Students for Parkinson Group was…

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